Atlas Sound is the solo project of Bradford Cox, the idiosyncratic lead singer of Atlanta-based indie rock group, Deerhunter. Originally from Athens, Georgia, Cox’s solo efforts are eccentric, often self-expressive forays into something he “couldn’t make work in a five-piece rock band” with Deerhunter. In 2007, when Deerhunter went on hiatus, Cox began recording under Atlas Sound—a name he’d written under since the sixth grade, and took from a brand of tape player he used as a kid making multiple-layered cassettes of guitars, drums and his voice. Since then he has released two full-length albums, went on national tours and become an indie icon.
Born in 1982, Cox is characterized by his... Read More